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Minitex News articles tagged with "Black History Month" (8):

People of all ages holding signs that read I am a man

Black History Month resources in ELM

Feb 5, 2021

Check out the Black History Month resources in eLibrary Minnesota.
Image of Langston Hughes on front steps of a home in Harlem

Celebrate Black History Month with Ebooks Minnesota

Jan 26, 2021

From the Civil Rights Movement to Michelle Obama, from Rosa Parks to Langston Hughes, from the Buffalo Soldiers to Stokely Carmichael, African Americans have contributed to the United States in countless ways and we celebrate them in February, as we should every month of the year, with Black History Month.

Black History Month and Ebooks Minnesota

Feb 11, 2020

If you're working with students on topics surrounding Black History Month, don't forget that Ebooks Minnesota offers books for all ages focusing on many aspects of African American's important role in American historical and current events.  This includes local information too.


Celebrate Black History Month in Ebooks Minnesota

Feb 4, 2019

Whether you're interested in civil rights, poetry, WWII, jazz music, politicans, or athletes, you're sure to find information in the Ebooks Minnesota Black History Month curation.


Douglass Day Transcribe-a-thon

Feb 2, 2018

Although Frederick Douglass was born into slavery and never knew his birthdate, he chose to celebrate it on February 14. This date came to be known as Douglass Day, a holiday when Black communities across the U.S.


Celebrate Black History Month with titles in Ebooks Minnesota

Feb 1, 2018

Happy first day of Black History Month!  As the heroic contributions and monumental achievements of black Americans take center stage this month, we remember these champions and the bouts they fought.  From the Civil Rights movement to African American sports figures, discover the stories and eve


Rosa Parks Collection, Digitized & Online

Feb 29, 2016

The Rosa Parks Collection held by the Library of Congress (LOC) has been digitized and is now available online.  Containing 7,500 manuscripts and 2,500 photographs, the collection provides a full picture of her


Celebrate Black History Month with Content from ELM

Feb 9, 2015

I had no idea that Carter G.